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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan

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Hitler Revenge
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By Belvis
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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan GLS VR6 4dr Sedan


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Do you like to Visit the Mechanic and spend lots of $$ for repairs, then I have the car for you. I couldn't pass it's first Emmissions Test, due to some electronic failure. The water temp gauge broke--another bad sensor. The the check Engine light comes on twice in 5000 miles. EAch time requiring a $90 diagnostic.


Favorite Features

The switch blade Key Great seats, cool illumination of dash.


Suggested Improvements

How about you release your engine diagnostics so other people can work on your over priced german Zitrone?


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Wouldn't buy another VW
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By MC001
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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan GLS VR6 4dr Sedan


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So far (I've had the car since Sep 99), I've had the following go wrong: O2 Sensor out - took 2 days to replace Cupholders broke Center arm rest latch broke Driver's side window fell into door Two weeks later (after the factory recall repair was supposedly done), the right side window fell into the door Mass airflow sensor had to be replaced (this seems to be a common one) It's not that this is such a bad car. I have the VR 6, and it drives really well, has great power, and is quiet. It's just that with a VW, I expected to feel like I had a reliable car, and I don't.


Favorite Features

- Power - Exterior looks


Suggested Improvements

- Make cruise control easier to use - Get rid of the roller recliners on the front seats


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European perfection.
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By FelipeAG
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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan GLS 4dr Sedan


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I own a New Jetta GLS, I drive a lot of miles per month and the car hasn't given me any troubles at all.I love my Jetta and I plan to keep until it doesn't want to run any more...(years and years from now) Fuel economy is excellent I drive from Orlando to Miami with a lot less than a tank of fuel. Styling is just pure European perfection..Europeans definatelly know how to design cars. I just love my car, it is one really good decision that I made. Volkswagen and all European cars are # 1.


Favorite Features

Dash board colors European style Antenna Performance Agility Sound system Swiss knife key


Suggested Improvements

Back seat should be a little bigger.


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Will never sell !!
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By farfromsingle
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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan GLS 1.8T Turbo 4dr Sedan


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Love it! What else is there to say? The 1.8 liter gets the gas milage I like, but the turbo makes sure that I'm not the slowest thing on the road. Handles the road just like my Porsche 944. The parts aren't cheap, but you don't have to buy them often. Watch the oil changes. Dirty oil clogs the turbo.


Favorite Features

Favorite features: leather, heated seats, sun roof, purple/blue inst. panel backlight, massive trunk.


Suggested Improvements

none.


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everything breaks or gets stolen
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By antennastealee
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2000 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan GLS 4dr Sedan


Review

Everything inside breaks...glove compartment, rear ash tray, cupholder, and the design of the mirror knob is poor. If there are multiple drivers who are different hights and have to change the mirror, too much handling will break it.


Favorite Features

it has great handling and a tight turning radius


Suggested Improvements

THE ANTENNA GETS STOLEN OR BROKEN OFF, IT SHOULD BE SMALLER AND SHORTER LIKE THE AUDI OR BMW ONES, OR IT SHOULD BE PUT IN THE REAR WINDSHEILD


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